March 23, 2017
Diagnosing ‘kind world syndrome,” a Q&A with Mary Beth Oliver
A faculty member since 1998, Mary Beth Oliver is a distinguished professor of media studies and co-director of the Media Effects Research Laboratory. Her specialty is in media and social cognition. She is co-editor of “Media Effects: Advances in Theory…
March 14, 2016
March Madness means money—it’s time to talk about who’s getting paid
By JOHN AFFLECK
The NCAA men’s basketball tournament starts Tuesday. From then until the final on April 4, CBS Sports and Turner Broadcasting will bring you every game, focusing on the buzzer beaters, the Cinderella stories, the athletes overcoming the odds.
It’ll all end, as…
February 26, 2016
Hollywood Program, Spring 2016
The inaugural semester of the Penn State Hollywood Program has provided many opportunities for students to network and learn in Hollywood.
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February 16, 2016
Faculty member’s presentation part of University-wide effort
A faculty member from the College of Communications will join colleagues from academic and research units across campus when they present their work during a special symposium on the University Park campus.
Yael Warshel, a University-wide Rock Ethics Institute co-funded assistant professor of…
January 19, 2016
Students embrace opportunities at bowl games
Members of the football team weren’t the only Penn State students participating in a bowl game over winter break. Two undergrads spent portions of their breaks interning at postseason games.